Genius: 100 Visions of the Future 3D printed book

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Genius: 100 Visions of the Future

The World’s First 3D- printed Book

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the publication of Einstein's General Theory of Relativity, the Einstein Legacy Project is embarking on a publishing milestone: collecting the visions of the 100 greatest innovators, artists, scientists and visionaries of our time in the world’s first 3D-printed book – Genius: 100 Visions of the Future. It’s the creation of world renowned designer Ron Arad, formed in the likeness of Einstein himself in a 3D limited edition book for the ages.

Scroll down to see some of our Genius Contributors.

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Genius: 100 Visions of the Future 3D printed book

Genius: 100 Visions of the Future will collect the thoughts of 100 leading influencers, thinkers, artists, and scientists of our time in the world's first 3D-printed book.

Genius Contributors

  • Colonel Chris HadfieldAstronaut, former Commander of the International Space Station, the first Canadian to walk in space

  • Deepak ChopraACCLAIMED SPIRITUAL TEACHER, BEST SELLING AUTHOR, ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE ADVOCATE AND FOUNDER OF THE CHOPRA FOUNDATION

  • Barbra StreisandAWARD-WINNING ACTRESS AND SINGER, DIRECTOR, WRITER AND ACTIVIST

  • Dr. Shinya YamanakaNobel laureate in stem cell research, principal investigator at the Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences at Kyoto University

  • Shimon PeresFormer President and Prime Minister of Israel, Nobel Peace laureate

  • Frank GehryAward-winning and internationally-renowned architect

  • Zubin MehtaMultiple-award-winning Classical Music Conductor, Hollywood Walk of Fame inductee

  • Justice Ruth Bader GinsburgAssociate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States

  • Rick HansenParalympic athlete, activist, and philanthropist for people with disabilities

  • Dr. Steven ChuNobel laureate in physics, former U.S. Secretary of Energy under the Obama administration (2009 – 2013)

  • Jeff SkollSocial entrepreneur, philanthropist, founder of the Skoll Foundation, Officer of the Order of Canada, Academy Award winning producer

  • Johann Olav KossFour-time Olympic gold medalist in speed skating, internationally renowned social entrepreneur, Right To Play International founder

  • Julia KristevaPhilosopher, psychoanalyst, Award-winning writer

  • Professor Daniel ShechtmanNobel laureate in chemistry, professor at Technion Institute of Technology

  • Dr. J. Craig VenterAWARD WINNING SCIENTIST, FOUNDER OF J. CRAIG VENTER INSTITUTE

  • Jean-Marie LehnNOBEL laureate IN CHEMISTRY, PROFESSOR AT UNIVERSITE DE STRASBOURG

  • Marina AbramovicMULTIPLE-AWARD-WINNING PERFORMANCE ARTIST

  • Dr. David SuzukiScientist, renowned environmentalist, broadcaster, author, co-founder of the David Suzuki Foundation, Companion to the Order of Canada

  • Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieAward-winning Novelist and non-fiction writer

  • Francine ProseAward-winning writer, literary critic

  • Professor Sir Harold KrotoNobel laureate in chemistry, educator

  • Hélène CixousPHILOSOPHER, WRITER, RHETORICIAN, THEORIST OF FEMINISM, PROFESSOR OF WRITING AND PHILOSOPHY AT THE EUROPEAN GRADUATE SCHOOL

  • Guy Laliberté CELEBRATED ENTREPRENEUR AND PHILANTHROPIST, FOUNDER OF CIRQUE DU SOLEIL AND ONE DROP FOUNDATION, AND COMPANION OF THE ORDER OF CANADA

  • Roger D. KornbergNobel laureate in chemistry, professor at Stanford University

  • Bob WeirGrateful Dead founding member, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductee, Entrepreneur, Founder of the Tamalpais Research Institute (TRI Studios)

  • Professor Robert J. AumannNobel laureate in economics, Mathematician

  • Walter IsaacsonRENOWNED AUTHOR AND JOURNALIST, PRESIDENT & CEO OF THE ASPEN INSTITUTE, AND FORMER CHAIRMAN & CEO OF CNN

  • Paulo CoelhoInternationally-renowned novelist & lyricist and recipient of numerous literary awards

  • Craig and Marc Kielburger SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS, RENOWNED CHILDREN'S RIGHTS ACTIVISTS AND CO-FOUNDERS OF THE "WE" MOVEMENT

  • Wynton MarsalisInternationally acclaimed musician, composer, bandleader, educator

  • Sir Ken RobinsonInternationally acclaimed author, speaker and education expert and one of the world's elite thinkers on creativity and innovation

  • Daniel KahnemanNobel Laureate in Economic Sciences. Professor at Princeton University

  • Garry KasparovFormer world chess champion, Chairman of the New York-based Human Rights Foundation and a Senior Visiting Fellow at the Oxford Martin School

  • Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer DoudnaRenowned scientific researchers and key inventor of the gene-editing technology CRISPR–Cas9

  • Konstantin BatyginAmerican astronomer and Assistant Professor of Planetary Sciences at Caltech. Named one of the "brilliant 10" people of 2016 by Popular Science magazine

  • Paul WatsonCo-founder of Greenpeace, founded the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society in 1977 protecting and defending the world’s Oceans.

  • Sylvia EarleAmerican marine biologist, explorer, author, lecturer and National Geographic explorer-in-residence. Named first ‘Hero for the Planet’ by Time magazine in 1998